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Hiroichi Shinohara, Hirokazu Inoue, Yoichi Abe, Akira Kato, Hideo Suzuki, Kazuji Yamada, Masaaki Takahashi, Keiichirou Nakanishi: Capacitor-carrying semiconductor module. Hitachi, Antonelli Terry Stout & Kraus, January 5, 1993: US05177670 (160 worldwide citation)

Noise generated at high frequencies at the time of simultaneous switchings of logical circuits is reduced by lowering an inductance from LSI to a capacitor formed on a substrate. The capacitor is formed to ensure that an inductance from a bonding pad for the LSI loaded on the substrate to an electro ...


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Akira Kato: Service searching system. NEC Corporation, Sughrue Mion PLLC, November 21, 2006: US07139569 (133 worldwide citation)

A service searching system for searching a service in a distributed system comprises a wireless server device and a wireless terminal device. The wireless server device is connected to a network and implements a master search service. On the other hand, the wireless terminal device implements a slav ...


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Hiroshi Kitagawa, Seiji Hatcho, Tetsuya Kaneko, Akira Kato, Toshiaki Hirota, Masami Watanabe, Jun Takahashi: Air-fuel ratio control system for internal combustion engines and exhaust system temperature-estimating device applicable thereto. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Nikaido Marmelstein Murray & Oram, October 21, 1997: US05678402 (81 worldwide citation)

An air-fuel ratio control system for an internal combustion engine has a catalytic converter arranged in an exhaust passage. A maximum oxygen storage amount indicative of the maximum amount of oxygen that can be stored in the catalytic converter is calculated. The air-fuel ratio of a mixture supplie ...


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Akira Kato: Multi-piece solid golf ball. Sumitomo Rubber, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, February 15, 2005: US06855074 (80 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a multi-piece solid golf ball, which is superior in flight distance, spin performance and shot feel. The present invention relates to a multi-piece solid golf ball comprising a core consisting of a center, an intermediate layer formed on the center and an outer layer f ...


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Kazushige Okumoto, Akira Kato, Takashi Senda, Mitsuhiro Murata, Masami Niimi, Kiyokazu Haruno: System for restarting internal combustion engine when engine restart request occurs. Denso Corporation, Oliff & Berridge, October 11, 2011: US08036815 (68 worldwide citation)

In a system, a starter includes a motor for rotatably driving an output shaft with a pinion and an actuator that shifts the pinion toward a ring gear to be engaged with the ring gear. A monitor unit monitors a rotational speed of the internal combustion engine. The rotational speed of the internal c ...


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Akira Kato, Katsunori Tanaka, Masaru Kamiya, Takashi Senda: Vehicle power supply system. Denso Corporation, Oliff & Berridge, February 26, 2008: US07336002 (64 worldwide citation)

A main power source is, for example, an ordinary Pb battery. At the time of starting an engine, the main power source supplies power to a starter. The main power source is given a higher priority than an auxiliary power source to supply power to ordinary loads. The auxiliary power source is a high p ...


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Ryozo Hasegawa, Kazutoshi Mizoi, Akira Kato, Toshimi Nishiyama: Electric therapeutic apparatus. Teijin, Kenyon & Kenyon, June 23, 1992: US05123413 (59 worldwide citation)

An electric therapeutic apparatus for inducing an expectoration of sputum by a patient having difficulty therewith by using an interference low frequency wave, which comprises at least one electric current generating unit for generating an electric current having an intermediate frequency, an electr ...


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Hiroki Yamamoto, Takashi Namekawa, Takashi Naito, Yasutaka Suzuki, Akira Kato, Noriyuki Takeo, Kiyoshi Akamatsu, Youichi Inomata, Masatomo Terakado, Ken Takahashi: Glass substrate for a magnetic disk, a magnetic disk which can be formed with a stable texture and a magnetic disk device. Hitachi Global Storage Technologies Japan, Antonelli Terry Stout and Kraus, April 25, 2006: US07035049 (53 worldwide citation)

A glass substrate for a magnetic disk contains a transition metal. The substrate, which is subjected to formation of zone texturing by irradiating the substrate with a laser beam, has a high mechanical strength even if it is not chemically strengthened. The glass substrate contains a transition meta ...


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Akira Kato: Cylinder-by-cylinder air-fuel ratio-estimating system for internal combustion engines. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Nikaido Marmelstein Murray & Oram, September 7, 1999: US05947095 (49 worldwide citation)

A cylinder-by-cylinder air-fuel ratio-estimating system for an internal combustion engine includes an air-fuel ratio sensor arranged in the exhaust system of the engine. The air-fuel ratio of a mixture supplied to each of the cylinders of the engine is estimated based on an output from the air-fuel ...


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Masaru Kamiya, Akira Kato, Naoki Tanaka: Automatic engine stop and start system. Denso Corporation, Oliff & Berridge, June 22, 2004: US06754579 (47 worldwide citation)

An engine automatic stop and start system monitors a booster negative pressure and a braking operation. A combination of the booster negative pressure and the brake operation can effectively indicate that a booster negative pressure will be insufficient to ensure a brake function. The controller eva ...